Northgate Drone Team Presents at California Geospatial Conference

June 20, 2017

Northgate was pleased to share the story of one of our Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS/drone) projects at the 2017 CalGIS/LocationCon conference in Oakland. In its 23rd year, The CalGIS Conference is considered a premier venue to discuss geospatial technologies. Northgate associate Taylor Bennett presented a case study from our successful drone mapping and imagery project at the
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High-Resolution Aerial Imagery and Photogrammetry Services

May 25, 2017

Northgate is excited to announce High-Resolution Aerial Imagery and Photogrammetry Services! Northgate continues to establish itself as a leader in innovative data acquisition and visualization. Using technologies such as high-resolution aerial photogrammetry obtained with small, unmanned aerial systems (UAS or “drones”), we provide our clients with rapid response site mapping for project planning, remediation design, industrial
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Northgate Supports TechWomen 2014

September 30, 2014

Northgate is proud to be supporting TechWomen again in 2014.  This will be the third time Northgate has participated in TechWomen.  This year, Northgate will be hosting an emerging leader from Tunisia who has particular interest in soil investigations and geotechnical challenges. TechWomen, a program sponsored by the US Department of State, connects women leaders
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Northgate’s Commitment to Open Space

July 3, 2014

This past spring, Northgate participated in the Bay Area Open Space Council conference, which brings together many actors committed to fostering the conversation around land conservation, wetlands and open space restoration, and stakeholder interactivity. Northgate has been actively involved in many wetlands and open space restoration projects over the past years. These include: the Yosemite
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Critical Updates to the San Francisco Maher Ordinance: Construction Permitting Related to Subsurface Conditions

March 12, 2014

In August 2013, the City of San Francisco adopted sweeping changes to Article 22A of the San Francisco Public Health Code also known as the “Maher Ordinance.” These changes greatly expand the types and number of properties potentially subject to Department of Public Health (DPH) review and oversight related to the characterization and mitigation of
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Critical Updates to the Polanco Act

February 18, 2014

In October 2013, Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill 440, which helps facilitate the cleanup and redevelopment of blighted urban properties (i.e., Brownfield sites). This new law, referred to as Polanco 2.0, is an expansion of, and successor to, the original Polanco Redevelopment Act, which effectively ended on February 1, 2012 with the formal dissolution of
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New QSD on Northgate Staff

October 14, 2013

Northgate has added another Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Developer, Sarah Price, to its team of professional engineers. Sarah joined the Northgate team in June, and passed her QSD exam in early September. Sarah is no stranger to Northgate, having served as an intern with the company in 2010. She received her master’s degree in
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Oakland Global Air Quality Web Portal Launched

October 8, 2013

West Oakland residents who are concerned about how the construction of the Oakland Global Trade and Logistics Center might affect air quality now have an innovative new tool: the Oakland Global Air Quality Web Portal. Instead of working through public records requests or trying to make sense of large, complex data tables, the public can quickly
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